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In support of the Red Cross and their efforts to help victims of the recent Japanese disaster, Fuck Buttons will play a special show at The Kentish Town Forum, London, on April 21, 2011.

Photography by Gabriel Green

Photography by Gabriel Green

In support of the Red Cross and their efforts to help victims of the recent Japanese disaster, Fuck Buttons will play a special show at The Kentish Town Forum, London, on April 21, 2011.

The ambient noise duo will share the bill with Squarepusher, LFO and DJs Declan Allen & N>E>D.

The bands will of course be playing for free at this non-profit show, with all money made being donated to the Red Cross charity, while plenty of indie labels and organisations have donated prizes to a massive ATP raffle being held on the night also.

Via a press release issued today [April 14. 2001] the organisers have said:

“So far we’ve confirmed donations from our friends at4ad, Constellation, Bella Union, Eat Your Own Ears, Mute, Warp, Kobalt, Soundcloud, Matador, Sub Pop, Backstreet Merch, EMI, Domino, Southern, Wichita, Rough Trade East, and Portishead, plus we’ll be putting in loads of great ATP tickets and records – with a total value so far for all donations at over £5000 – thanks to all our generous contributors!”

A few of the prizes look like this…

  • Spiritualized Box sets, rare ATP posters, clothing, records and chalets for all forthcoming ATP festivals
  • Mogwai box sets from Kobalt publishing
  • Premium account from Soundcloud
  • Loads of rare vinyl and cd releases from Matador and 4AD
  • Sub Pop Nike trainers, hat and slipmat
  • Box sets, Vinyl and CDs from the EMI back catalogue
  • Loads of great records, shirts and some Record Store Day exclusives from Domino
  • Rare merch and releases from Portishead

Tickets for the event are available from www.atpfestival.com.